WannaCry Attack Highlights Concerns on Cybersecurity

The recent massive cyberattack that infected more than 200,000 computers in 150 countries, including hospitals in Britain, highlights the importance of updating and securing health IT systems. The malware, known as "WannaCry," paralysed computers running banks, factories, government agencies, transport systems and hospital emergency services. In the U.S., one legislator noted that the largest cyberattack to date highlighted the acute concerns around cybersecurity, particularly for hospitals. “This is big: around the world, doctors and nurses are scrambling to treat patients...